Our Dreaming in Philip Bacon Heritage Gallery

Animation Studio in Phillip Bacon Heritage Gallery 

See how stories have been brought to life through the beautiful artworks and animation cells from The Dreaming series.

Take pencil to paper and try a variety of animation techniques on the activity table

iPad apps make stop-motion animation child’s play in the Animation Studio!

Children creating characters in the Animation Studio

Children creating characters for animation at the activities table in the Animation Studio

Child watching animations from The Dreaming series

Still from Goonda Dani – Booloo, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Ken Wright. Goonda Dani – Booloo, 2000. Acrylic on art board

Denise Dean. Nanji & Nguandi, 1999. Acrylic on art board

Still from Nanji & Nguandi, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Jeffery Samuels. Hawkesbeak Turtle, 1997. Water Colour on art board

Jeffery Samuels. Hawkesbeak Turtle, 1997. Water Colour on art board

Still from Hawkesbeak Turtle, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Jeffery Samuels. Hawkesbeak Turtle, 1997. Photograph bt Candice Bridger

Denise Dean. Nanji & Nguandi, 1999. Acrylic on art board

Still from Nanji & Nguandi, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Jeffery Samuels. The Southern Cross, 1997. Water Colour on art board

Still from The Southern Cross, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Idis Stewart. Why the Kookaburra Laughs, 1996. Acrylic on art board and overlay acetate cel

Still from Hawkesbeak Turtle, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Jeffery Samuels. The Southern Cross, 1997. Water Colour on art board

Still from The Southern Cross, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Jeffery Samuels. The Southern Cross, 1997. Water Colour on art board. Photograph by Candice Bridger

Jason Stoyko. Gelam 1994. Crayon and water based paint on art board and paper

Still from The Southern Cross, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Still from Gelam, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Jeffery Samuels. Hawkesbeak Turtle, 1997. Water Colour on art board

Still from Hawkesbeak Turtle, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

David Leffler. Buda:Dji, 1995. Crayon on art board.

Still from Buda Dji, The Dreaming Series, Aboriginal Nations Australia

Jeffery Samuels. The Southern Cross, 1997. Water Colour on art board